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The master highway plan for the Boston metropolitan area : submitted to Robert F. Bradford, Governor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts by the Joint Board for the Metropolitan Master Highway Plan, based upon a traffic survey by the Dept. of Public Works; Public Roads Administration, Federal Works Agency participating


Published 1948
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"February 1, 1948"

Two larger folded maps in rear pocket; two additional maps on cover, p.2,3

Consists of introductory material and the eponymous work with a separate title page with the title The master highway plan for the Boston metropolitan area prepared for the Joint Board for the Metropolitan Master Highway Plan in cooperation with the Pubic Roads Administration, Federal Works Agency

A master ten year plan for Boston and twenty-three surrounding cities and towns; focuses on coordination between transit and highway planning and imposition of tolls to finance the project; includes results of traffic studies and estimates of future traffic volumes; makes recommendations for design of an expressway system, improvements to the street system, truck routes, and outlines parking considerations; includes cost estimates and many maps and illustrations

Boston Public Library (Fine Arts Department) copy: ex libris (stamp) Pearson H. Stewart


Publisher Boston
Pages 206
Language English
Call number 39999063797086
Digitizing sponsor Boston Public Library
Book contributor Boston Public Library
Collection massdotlibrary; regionaldigitizationmass; bostonpubliclibrary; americana

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